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7087 Tonga Police vacancy legal clerk 12-28 January 2023





The Clerk is under the direction of Chief Legal officer and is responsible for all correspondence that flows in/out of the Unit in ensuring proper recording, filing, storage and delivering. The Clerk will create and maintain a case system for all matters dealt with by the Legal Unit.

Furthermore, the Clerk is to act as Secretariat for the Police Board in disciplinary matters.

The Clerk is to also provide translations in writing and orally for the Legal Unit and Police Board in a manner that is efficient, accurate and on time.

Core Competencies

Must demonstrate all core competencies in the Tonga Police Core Competency Framework up to and including Level 2: SERGEANT

Qualifications and Experiences required.


  • Relevant Diploma Level 5/6 TNQAB framework + up to 3 years relevant work experience.
  • Relevant Certificate level 4/trade/technical qualification + 3 years relevant work experience.
  • Current Tonga Public Service employee with 5 years’ experience in a similar role (meeting other core competency and experience requirements specified in the position description + PMS scores of 3 or above for the past 2 consecutive years).

Salary Band – Band M ($15,120 - $22,680)

All interested applicants who wish to apply are required to complete the followings and delivered to the HR Group before the application closing date, either by:

Email: HR [at] police [dot] gov [dot] to

Hand delivery: Human Resources Group, Tonga Police Headquarters Compound, Longolongo, Nuku’alofa.

  • HR2 Application Form
  • Cover Letter
  • Updated Curriculum Vitae / Resume

Please email HR [at] police [dot] gov [dot] to for copy of the following documents.

  1. Job Description
  2. Tonga Police Core Competencies Framework
  3. HR2 Application Form

All applications must reach the office of Human Resources Group no later than 1630hrs - 28 January, 2022.


Matangi Tonga Online ref. #7087 Tonga Police Corporate Services 12-28 January 2023